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Hawkins has crystallized fifteen years of thinking about the neocortex, with fresh insights for AI, and novel thoughts about where humans as a species are headed.

Neuroscientist and tech entrepreneur Jeff Hawkins claims he’s figured out how intelligence works—and he wants every AI lab in the world to know about it. 

In this video interview, Numenta co-founder Jeff Hawkins tells CNET’s Now What how we can really put the “I” in AI.

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Jeff Hawkins about the nature of intelligence and discussed  how the neocortex creates models of the world, AI risk, and other topics. 

Join Guy Kawasaki on this week’s Remarkable People podcast with guest Jeff Hawkins. They talk about Jeff’s research and his insights into AI.

A Thousand Brains is featured in the New York Times’ shortlist for new books about the brain and what it can and can’t do.  

Jeff spoke with Eliza Strickland from IEEE Spectrum, about the path forward for machine learning and his new book, A Thousand Brains

Robots are not as clever as billed, but they could be. Three new books argue that the challenge is making these powerful new technologies work for us. A Thousand Brains is one of the three titles featured in Financial Times’ Science books review. 

What if the key to achieving artificial general intelligence is in understanding how human intelligence in the biological brain works? Jeff spoke to Cami Rosso from Psychology Today about how the Thousand Brains Theory may unlock machine intelligence. 

Jeff Hawkins has a new theory of the brain. It is interesting and persuasive. But to me, the most interesting observation in the book is not about brains – it’s about how an intelligent species could make its presence known across the vast distances of space.

An in-depth dialogue between Michael Shermer and Jeff Hawkins about how we perceive the world, why we have a sense of self, and the origin of high-level thought.

Technologist and neuroscientist Jeff Hawkins suggests the brain works on a universal principle that enables it to adapt itself to any task.

On this episode of Cool Science Radio, hosts Lynn Ware Peek and John Wells talk to Jeff about the new ideas outlined in his book, A Thousand Brains, A New Theory of Intelligence.

Vijay Pande and Hanne Winarsky talk to Jeff Hawkins about the basic principles of the brain’s learning methodology for creating not just human intelligence, but artificial intelligence, even alien intelligence, which he lays out in his newly just released book, A Thousand Brains

Inquiring Minds’ host Indre Viskontas talks to Jeff Hawkins about his new book A Thousand Brains: A New Theory of Intelligence.

Jeff Hawkins has spent nearly twenty years on a quest to discover how the brain’s cortex generates intelligence. In this episode he talks about his new book A Thousand Brains: A New Theory of Intelligence.

On this week’s Futureproof with Jonathan McCrea is joined by Jeff Hawkins – Neuroscientist and author of ‘A Thousand Brains: A New Theory of Intelligence’ to ask how our brains work?

In an excerpt from Chapter 9 of “A Thousand Brains,” Numenta and Palm cofounder Jeff Hawkins says that consciousness isn’t beyond understanding. Nor is replicating it unimaginable.

A Thousand Brains is featured in Amazon Science’s list of top-selling artificial intelligence books on

A Thousand Brains is featured in NewScientist’s weekly round-up of the best books, films, TV series, games and more that you shouldn’t miss.

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